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Say What! Teen Ambassador

WHAT IS A TEEN AMBASSADOR?

Say What! Teen Ambassadors are passionate, creative youth who are dedicated to educating their peers and serving as the youth voice for tobacco prevention for the entire state of Texas.

TEEN AMBASSADORS GET THE OPPORTUNITY TO:

• Represent their peers at the local, state, and national level

• Meet and work with like-minded youth at the state and national level

• Travel across the state to lead and participate in tobacco prevention
   events

• Share their story with local and state elected officials

• Collaborate with Say What! staff to design the annual Say What!
   Texas Tobacco-Free Conference

• And so much more!

 2020-2021 TA BIOS

ALEX

Junior

South Texas

 

How many years have you been a Say What! Teen Ambassador?

I am a third-year TA.

 

What is your favorite holiday?
My favorite holiday is Thanksgiving because I get to be with my family and eat lots of food!

 

What is the first thing you would buy with a million dollars?
I would buy a house for my momma. I’ve always told her that buying her a home is my goal in life.

 

If you could go anywhere for an
all-expenses-paid vacation, where would you go?

Japan!

BLAKE

Sophomore

South Texas

 

How many years have you been a Say What! Teen Ambassador?

I am a second-year TA.

 

What is your favorite holiday?
New Year’s Day!

 

What is the first thing you would buy with a million dollars?
I would buy a house because it’s an appreciating asset.

 

If you could go anywhere for an
all-expenses-paid vacation, where would you go?

I would go to Poland because that is where my family heritage is from.

DAEGEN

Senior

East Texas

 

How many years have you been a Say What! Teen Ambassador?

I am a third-year TA.

 

What is your favorite holiday? 
Christmas!

 

What is the first thing you would buy with a million dollars?
I would buy a big property where my entire family could live.

 

If you could go anywhere for an
all-expenses-paid vacation, where would you go?

The Bahamas!

CHARLENE

Sophomore

 East Texas

 

How many years have you been a Say What! Teen Ambassador?

I am a second-year TA.

 

What is your favorite holiday?
Christmas!

 

What is the first thing you would buy with a million dollars?
I would buy a new house.

 

If you could go anywhere for an
all-expenses-paid vacation, where would you go?

Bora Bora!

ELLA

Sophomore

South Texas

 

How many years have you been a Say What! Teen Ambassador?

I am a second-year TA.

 

What is your favorite holiday?
Christmas!

 

What is the first thing you would buy with a million dollars?
I would buy a riverfront house on the Frio River.

 

If you could go anywhere for an
all-expenses-paid vacation, where would you go?

Rome!

JENIAH

Senior

South Texas

 

How many years have you been a Say What! Teen Ambassador?

I am a second-year TA.

 

What is your favorite holiday?
Christmas!

 

What is the first thing you would buy with a million dollars?
I wouldn’t buy anything. Instead, I would donate as much as I could to various charities around the world.

 

If you could go anywhere for an
all-expenses-paid vacation, where would you go?

I would go to Scotland! I love the history there, and the scenery is beautiful.

KAYLA

Junior

West Texas

 

How many years have you been a Say What! Teen Ambassador?

I am a second-year TA.

 

What is your favorite holiday?
Halloween!

 

What is the first thing you would buy with a million dollars?
I would pay for college and then pay off any family debt.

 

If you could go anywhere for an
all-expenses-paid vacation, where would you go?

I would go to Madrid, Spain, for the sake of my last name!

KEVIN

Sophomore

South Texas

 

How many years have you been a Say What! Teen Ambassador?

I am a first-year TA.

 

What is your favorite holiday? 
New Year’s Eve!

 

What is the first thing you would buy with a million dollars?
I would buy a small clinic for those who need it.

 

If you could go anywhere for an
all-expenses-paid vacation, where would you go?

Rome!

MAX

Sophomore

South Texas

 

How many years have you been a Say What! Teen Ambassador?

I am a first-year TA.

 

What is your favorite holiday?
Halloween!

 

What is the first thing you would buy with a million dollars?
I would go on a trip to visit every Disney Park around the world.

 

If you could go anywhere for an
all-expenses-paid vacation, where would you go?

Aulani Disney Resort in Hawaii!

MADDIE

Junior

East Texas

 

How many years have you been a Say What! Teen Ambassador?

I am a first-year TA.

 

What is your favorite holiday? 
Christmas!

 

What is the first thing you would buy with a million dollars?
The first thing I would buy is a nice house to provide for my family.

 

If you could go anywhere for an
all-expenses-paid vacation, where would you go?
Disney World!

MICAH

Sophomore

North Texas

 

How many years have you been a Say What! Teen Ambassador?

I am a first-year TA.

 

What is your favorite holiday? 
Christmas!

 

What is the first thing you would buy with a million dollars?
I would buy a house with land, a lake, and a big red barn.

 

If you could go anywhere for an
all-expenses-paid vacation, where would you go?

I would go to Austria and go skiing in the Alps.

2020-2021
TA Consultant Bios:

JASMINE

Texas State University

 

How many years have you been a Say What! Teen Ambassador Consultant?
I am a second-year Consultant.

 

What is your favorite holiday? 
Christmas!

 

What is the first thing you would buy with a million dollars?
I would buy a new house.

 

If you could go anywhere for an
all-expenses-paid vacation, where would you go?

Bora Bora!

KELLEN

Texas State University

 

How many years have you been a Say What! Teen Ambassador Consultant?
I am a second-year Consultant.

 

What is your favorite holiday?
Christmas!

 

What is the first thing you would buy with a million dollars?
I would buy a new car.

 

If you could go anywhere for an
all-expenses-paid vacation, where would you go?

Nosy Be, Madagascar!

RUBEN

Texas State University

 

How many years have you been a Say What! Teen Ambassador Consultant?
I am a second-year Consultant.

 

What is your favorite holiday? 
Halloween!

 

What is the first thing you would buy with a million dollars?
I would buy a new house.

 

If you could go anywhere for an
all-expenses-paid vacation, where would you go?

Tokyo, Japan!

KIARA

The University of Texas at Austin

 

How many years have you been a Say What! Teen Ambassador Consultant?
I am a second-year Consultant.

 

What is your favorite holiday? 
Valentine’s Day!

 

What is the first thing you would buy with a million dollars?
I would pay off my student loans.

 

If you could go anywhere for an
all-expenses-paid vacation, where would you go?

Greece!

Say What! EST. 2011

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Phone

Toll Free: 877.304.2727

Local: 512.245.8082

Mailing Address

415 North Guadalupe - #164

San Marcos, TX 78666

Say What! was created and designed by young people from across Texas and connects students interested in eliminating tobacco from their schools and communities. The Say What! movement is funded by the Texas Department of State Health Services through a contract with the

Texas School Safety Center at Texas State University.